King James VI was king of Scotland (born 1566, died 1625) and was granted the throne (of Scotland) in 1567, but didn't take it until the age of 19. On the death of Elizabeth I, he also became King of England. It was King James who commissioned translation of The Bible into what was the English of the time, so that the Bible could be understood by the common people as well as the educated. Part of the aim was also to provide a single, uniform translation for use throughout the Church of England. It was published in 1611. King James died in 1625. Cheers Malcolm King James I of Scotland 1406 - 1437 King James II of Scotland 1437 - 1460 King James III of Scotland 1460 - 1488 King James IV of Scotland 1488 - 1513 King James V of Scotland 1513 - 1542 King James VII of Scotland and II of England 1685 - 1689 OTHER KING JAMES LEBRON JAMES!!! BASKETBALL!!! NOT BETTER THAN KOBE!!! HIS NICKNAME SHOULD BE KING OF TRAVELS!
King James VI of Scotland became King James I of England
He was King James VI of Scotland and I of England
King Charles I succeeded King James I of England (who was also King James VI of Scotland).
king James V was a Scottish King
No, King James was the English king who had the bible translated from latin to english... hence, the King James' version of the bible.
King James I of England and King James VI of Scotland
No, King James was a Protestant.
King James I of England had previously been King James VI of Scotland.
King James was not the King in the play Macbeth.
King James VI of Scotland became King James I of England in 1603.
Before becoming King James 1 of England, he was King James VI of Scotland.
King James I was the father of Charles I. King James II was the father of James (the warming-pan baby).
No, king James was the King of England. It was he who authorized the King James Version of the bible to be written.
King James I of Scotland died in 1437 and was succeeded by King James II. King James I of England (James VI of Britain) died in 1625 and was succeeded by King Charles I.
Which King James? Of what country?
No but he authorised it.
King Charles I was the successor of King James I. He became the King in 1625 in the age of 24.
LeBron James a.k.a King James plays for the Cleveland Caveliers
King James VI of Scotland became King James I of England on the death of Elizabeth I in 1603.
King James I (and VI) was succeeded by his son Charles I.
Yes King James was King in England when Jamestown was colonized.
King James 1st was responsible for ordering the creation of the King James Version of the Bible which was completed in 1611.
King James VI of Scotland became James I of England.
King James was a Protestant.